Quantcast
Destructoid: Videogame News & Community

DestructoidJapanatorTomopopFlixist







DESTRUCTOID, EST. IN 2006, IS AN INDEPENDENT NEWS COMPANY. WE ARE GAME CRITICS. OUR COMMUNITY IS RAW, VOCAL, AND HARDCORE <3
Support Dtoid by becoming a Huge Member








Dtoid is...

Hamza Aziz
Chief Executive
Dale North
Editor-in-Chief
Max Scoville
Video Warlock
Steven Hansen
Features Editor
Chris Carter
Reviews Director
Jordan Devore
News Editor
Andy Dixon
Community Manager
Phil Janca
King of the Stream
Spencer Hayes
Defender of Dtoid.tv
Niero G.
Founder

Editors
Meet the team

Our sites
Flixist
Japanator
Tomopop

Contact Us
Suggest News
Advertising
Privacy
Contact Us

8:00 AM on 11.22.2013

Call of Duty: Ghosts sells over 200,000 in Japanese debut

Call of Duty: Ghosts sold over 200,000 units in Japan during its first week on the market, according to sales tracking authority Media Create. The PlayStation 3 version of Activision's first-person shooter charted at number t...

Kyle MacGregor





7:00 PM on 11.19.2013

What if Doom were produced today?

Doom was an immensely popular and genre-defining game back when it was released in 1993. It paved the way for many titles that followed and is still seen as one of the purest forms of first-person shooter gameplay. But thing...

Alessandro Fillari

6:00 PM on 11.19.2013

CoD: Ghosts PC patch reduces required RAM amount

A new update for Call of Duty: Ghosts has been rolled out by Infinity Ward on PC, which intends to fix numerous stability issues and provide improved performance for Nvidia and AMD users. Ghosts' third update on PC has a...

Harry Monogenis

5:45 PM on 11.14.2013

Data files hint at Call of Duty: Ghosts weapon DLC

Charlie Intel, courtesy of user @syncohboyy, recently got its hands on what look to be data files for weapon DLC in Call of Duty: Ghosts. The files plainly state "dlcweapon" with a number designation following each, as well a...

Abel Girmay

5:15 PM on 11.13.2013

CoD: Ghosts PS4 needs a day-one patch for full 1080p

There was quite the fuss made about the Xbox One version of Call of Duty: Ghosts outputting at 720p while the PlayStation 4 version was confirmed by Infinity Ward to output at a native 1080p, as one would expect from a "next-...

Jordan Devore

8:30 AM on 11.12.2013

Call of Duty: Ghosts map names leaked by mistake

CVG found a thread on Reddit where some Call of Duty: Ghosts players on the PC noticed a playlist that wasn't meant to be in the game yet. The playlist was published and then quickly pulled down, but not before...

Joshua Derocher

6:30 PM on 11.11.2013

Ghosts tales: Ding, dong Xbox One DRM still very dead

Andre "Swami" Weingarten got his Xbox One early due to a mistake by retailer Target. A whole lot came out of that -- an unboxing video, a temporary ban, and an upcoming trip to the Xbox One launch event. The early consoles ha...

Steven Hansen

1:30 PM on 11.11.2013

Call of Duty Ghosts on PS4 outsells Wii U and PC combined

While it may have failed to achieve an unblemished string of record-breaking launches, there are seemingly a lot of people waiting for next-gen hardware to play Call of Duty: Ghosts. New information from market rese...

Conrad Zimmerman

3:00 PM on 11.10.2013

Infinity Ward: Call of Duty formula not for everyone

It's no understatement that Activision is the king of the annual game release. Call of Duty; Skylanders; and the -- may it rest in peace -- Tony Hawk and Guitar Hero franchises have been milked to death in more...

Wesley Ruscher

11:00 PM on 11.09.2013

The best and worst games of the week

November is here and the holidays are just around the corner. And while most of this year's major blockbusters have already hit, as we gear up for the inevitable onslaught of the next generation, there are still some surprise...

Wesley Ruscher



The best ideas for the Call of Duty: Ghosts sequel photo
The best ideas for the Call of Duty: Ghosts sequel
by Steven Hansen

Yesterday, we learned Call of Duty: Ghosts' follow up hasn't been written yet. In fact, Infinity Ward doesn't even know if there is one game or two games to go in its narrative arc.

I thought I'd help them out.

view full story + comments


1:00 AM on 11.08.2013

Get Double XP in Call of Duty: Ghosts multiplayer

Call of Duty: Ghosts is the biggest title launch of this week, and to celebrate Activision is running a Double XP weekend. It starts today at 10AM PST, and will go on until November 11 at 10AM PST. This is good for all the pl...

Hamza CTZ Aziz





4:15 PM on 11.07.2013

BOO-hoo: Call of Duty: Ghosts might not be a trilogy

Call of Duty: Ghosts has done decidedly less well than usual with critics. Gaming everyman Chris Carter called for a stop to annualization. Call of Duty fan Jim Sterling even gave it a 5. Still, the litmus test for CoD succes...

Steven Hansen



Call of Duty Ghosts performs smoothly on Xbox One photo
Call of Duty Ghosts performs smoothly on Xbox One
by Tim Sheehy

Despite the less-than-stellar reception it's received in the press, Call of Duty: Ghosts remains one of the most anticipated launch titles in the Xbox One line-up. Not because the game itself, so much as the power of its brand.

During my time with the title, I wasn't able to experience a single-player campaign. Instead, we were given the opportunity to experience a fully-unlocked multiplayer mode. Having played a fair amount of Call of Duty throughout the years, I felt that I'd have a pretty good handle on things, but I honestly wasn't prepared for the level of customization I encountered.

view full story + comments


3:15 PM on 11.06.2013

This Call of Duty: Ghosts scene is straight out of MW2

Building on your past work or even repurposing it as a cost-cutting measure isn't unheard of. I'd argue that it's not inherently that big of a deal, really -- unless people catch on. Then it's just becomes funny, or sad, or ...

Jordan Devore

1:45 PM on 11.06.2013

Call of Duty: Ghosts shipped out $1 billion in copies

Activision has reported in a press release as having sold more than a billion dollars worth of Call of Duty: Ghosts to retailers for its launch this week. Now, that's not actual games which wound up in actual game-playin...

Conrad Zimmerman